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The Ness District Salmon Fishery Board is a statutory body responsible for the protection and enhancement of salmon and sea trout fisheries in the Ness District. It was constituted under the 1862 and 1868 Salmon Fisheries Legislation, subsequently amended in the Salmon Act 1986 and the Salmon Conservation (Scotland) Act 2001 and more recently amalgamated under the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries (Consolidation) (Scotland) Act 2003.
The Ness District Salmon Fishery Board holds certain personal data for the purpose of fulfilling its statutory responsibilities under the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries (Consolidation) (Scotland) Act 2003, which includes the protection of salmon fisheries within its district. We will only pass personal data to third parties without the consent of the data subject where it is necessary for us to do so in support of our statutory responsibilities. Data is held subject to our Data Handling Policy. The Board’s responsible officer for data is Brian Shaw (Director) and any queries regarding this Privacy Statement should be directed to him.
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Please see link below for notification for the forthcoming Ness DSFB September 2023 Board Meeting at 14:00 on the 21st Sept 2023. Ness DSFB Sept 2023 meeting notification
Please see link below for notification for the forthcoming Ness DSFB December Board Meeting at 14:00 on the 16th March 2023. Ness DSFB March 2023 meeting notification
The Ness District Salmon Fishery Board will be holding an annual Public meeting on the evening of the 30th January (7pm) at Canal Park, in the Highland Rugby Clubhouse. This will be the first public meeting since Jan 2020 so … Continue reading
The draft 2022 Annual Report was approved at the December Board meeting and has now been published – link here It has been another busy year for the Board, staff and Board members alike, and a productive one with actions … Continue reading
Please see link below for notification for the forthcoming Ness DSFB December Board Meeting at 14:30 on the 15th December 2022. The meeting will be preceded by the Annual Meeting of Qualified Proprietors at 14:00. Notification Meeting and Board 151222.docx … Continue reading
Please see link below for notification for the forthcoming Ness DSFB September Board Meeting. The triennial election will follow the Board Meeting at 4pm. Ness Board Meeting Notification 15.09.22
Please click the link below for notification of forthcoming Ness DSFB Quarterly Board Meeting Ness DSFB meeting 16th June 2022
You may recall that Marine Scotland Science, Fishery Management Scotland and the local boards and trusts were involved in an Scotland wide adult salmon sampling programme last year. This involved collecting accurate weight and/or lengths of rod caught fish and … Continue reading
The annual meeting of qualified proprietors will be held on 16th December 2021. Given ongoing COVID restrictions this meeting will be held via ZOOM.
An exciting opportunity has arisen as River Director/Chief Executive for the Ness District Salmon Fishery Board (DSFB) in Inverness-shire.